Aliens: Colonial Marines Delayed Until February 2013, New Trailer Released

May 21, 2012Written by Nick Michetti

Sega has announced that Gearbox’s sci-fi FPS, Aliens: Colonial Marines, will now be released next year.

The publisher revealed that Aliens: Colonial Marines‘ worldwide release date is now February 12, 2013 on PS3, Xbox 360, and PC. The Wii U version release date will be announced at a later time.

Randy Pitchford, President of Gearbox Software, said:

I am thrilled to announce the definitive launch date for Aliens: Colonial Marines. Aliens: Colonial Marines is the culmination of a life-time of inspiration from the films and relentless passion and drive from the exceptionally talented development team behind the scenes.

Gary Knight, Senior Vice President of Marketing for SEGA Europe and SEGA of America, said:

We knew this game would be incredible from the moment Gearbox began developing Aliens: Colonial Marines. Now that the title is in its final stretch of development, we can confidently release the exact date that gamers will finally get to experience this blockbuster thrill-ride.

To view the “Suspense” trailer, click on the video below:

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